Coastline is currently accepting applications for Part-Time, Meals on Wheels Drivers.  The work schedule will be Monday through Friday, morning to early afternoon hours.

The successful candidates will report to the Food Service & Congregate Program Supervisor. The candidates will be responsible for the delivery of meals to seniors in the Greater New Bedford Area. The candidates must keep the delivery route plan accurate and updated, as well as report mechanical issues. Candidates must be highly dependable and support teamwork.

Communication is also a key element; notifying office if client does not answer the door or if any problems are discovered. We are looking for great candidates who are hard-working, responsible and committed.

Qualifications:

  • Must be physically fit, as duties require going in and out of homes, climbing stairs and walking long distances
  • Comfortable to outdoor weather conditions during the four seasons
  • Maintain a professional and well-mannered personality towards seniors while displaying and understanding the goals of the Elderly Nutrition Program
  • Able to attend in service training outside of regularly scheduled hours
  • Have effective interpersonal communication skills; written and verbal
  • Ability to communicate effectively within peers and the elder population; sensitive to the needs of the elderly and attentive to their health and general well-being
  • Vehicle must be maintained in operable mode; fueled and clean
  • May be required to perform other duties as required
  • Valid Massachusetts Driver’s License and a good driving record are required
  • High School diploma or equivalent is required

All  applicants please submit your cover letter and resume to hr@coastlinenb.org or please stop by Coastline for an application.

 

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to any person on the basis of age, color, religion, gender,
national origin, ancestry, physical/mental handicaps,
and sexual preference, who otherwise meets the eligibility criteria
for the respective programs.